Coronavirus (COVID-19) Outbreak Control Plan

As part of the next phase of the national response to the COVID-19 pandemic, Worcestershire County Council is required to produce and deliver a Local Outbreak Control Plan. The plan details how Worcestershire County Council and its partners will prevent and respond to any outbreaks and incidents of COVID-19 in Worcestershire.

For further information about the outbreak response, Worcestershire Local Outbreak Response Team (LORT) can be contacted in the following ways:

The team are available Monday to Friday 9am to 5pm and on Saturday and Sunday 9am to 4pm. Outside of these hours Public Health can be contacted on 01384 679 031.

Watch an introduction to the plan, from Dr.Kathryn Cobain, Director of Public Health in Worcestershire:

Download: Coronavirus (COVID-19) Outbreak Control Plan (PDF)

Download: Outbreak Control Plan Summary (PDF)

To minimize local outbreaks, we need everyone to play their part. By continuing to follow the social distancing guidance, practicing good hand hygiene and testing and isolating when necessary, we can all keep ourselves and everyone safe.